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Welcome to Starved Rock IL, where there is more to see, explore and enjoy while you are in Starved Rock Country & The Illinois Valley.  Take a journey of the trails, landscapes and waterfalls of Illinois most visited nature and recreation area, Starved Rock State Park.  Explore surrounding nature areas like Matthiessen and Buffalo Rock State Parks or take a bike ride along the historic I & M Canal.  Come check out the towns and cities of Starved Rock Country & The Illinois Valley, enjoy local food and entertainment.  This will be an ongoing project and new content will be added throughout the year.



Mathiessen State Park
Hiking Trails & Landscapes
I & M Canal
Buffalo Rock
Things to See
Vibrant blooming sunflowers at sunrise.  Matthiessen State Park, Illinois, USA


Starved Rock Gallery
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National & State Parks

Check out images of National and State Parks.

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Historic I & M Canal

Check out images of the historic

I & M Canal in Illinois, USA.

Starved Rock Area Map
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Images are available for purchase.  Click here to be directed to my digital shop.

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